Memorial Trees & Sympathy Gifts

Planting a tree as a memorial gift is a thoughtful way to express your sympathy and allow the memory of someone special to live on.
  • A unique and touching tribute
  • Unlike sympathy flowers, a lasting memorial
  • Less expensive than flowers and other gifts

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Plant a Tree in Memory...A Gift That Lives On

Memorial Plants

Is it possible to find unique, thoughtful and lasting memorial gift ideas amongst all the sympathy flowers and cheesy trinkets? YES! Few memorial tributes to loved ones will last as long as living, thriving memorial trees planted in the name of someone who has passed.

After suffering a loss, people are inundated with flowers and memorial plants that can brighten up a home for a short period of time only to die and be thrown away. Available for a fraction of the cost of sympathy flowers or funeral plants, our tree memorial tributes to loved ones are in loving memory gifts that live on and honor the memory of the departed for generations. As a result, these memorial gifts serve as reminders of life and have deep meaning for those who receive them. Plus, this sympathy memorial gift will stand out among those ordinary flower gifts and send your wishes of sympathy in a unique way.

Gifts of Remembrance that Do Good

Funeral Trees

When you give memorial trees as remembrance gifts in honor of someone who is deceased, a real tree will be planted in a U.S. National Forest in his or her honor. The trees are placed in areas that have been decimated by wildfires, so your gift will make a lasting difference and help an area of woodlands recover and regain its former beauty. The U.S. National Forest service has identified over 1,000,000 acres of forest land that is in desperate need of restoration, so the need for new trees is huge. When someone plants a tree in memory, the recipient of the in loving memory gifts will even be able to see photographs of the trees online and learn its geographic location. This makes it as if a piece of that person whom they have lost lives on in a real, tangible place. A card accompanies the gift that fully explains the memorial gift.

Memorial Gift Ideas & Options for Everyone


At Trees for Change, we offer three types of memorial gifts to suit every budget and need. Our Memorial Tree Gift Card is an affordable option that can even be purchased in groups of four at a discounted price. With this option, you can write your own message and send out the card inside of a sympathy card or on its own. To make your gift more personal, opt for our Memorial Tree Gift, and we'll include a personalized certificate and print a message of your choosing on the card. For just double the price, you can plant 5 trees as a tribute and receive the same personalization options. Our two personalized gifts of remembrance can be sent directly to your chosen recipient, or we can send them to you to present how you see fit.

Send your message of sympathy in a way that will pay tribute to the departed and bring comfort to your friend or family member. Plant a tree in memory with Trees for Change today and make a difference for a grieving person and for the entire planet.